Written more than 2,000 years ago, Sun Tzu’s The Art of War is one of the most significant books in the history of military thinking. Its 13 chapters cover such topics as planning, strategy, tactics, energy, weakness, strength, espionage and generalship. For centuries, the book has influenced military practice around the world, and it is still recommended on the Canadian Army Reading List. More recently, its guidance has also been successfully applied to business and everyday life.
Our chapter-by-chapter reading of this ancient masterpiece will focus on its relevance to modern times and to self-improvement. You will be able to appreciate the wisdom of Sun Tzu’s writing and make connections between it and the challenges we all face today.
Note: Back by popular demand, from fall 2013.
Please note that enrollment in this course is reserved for adults 55+.